chapter  11
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Rapprop: Telling It Like It Is

A more angry music than rockprop is seeking its apotheosis in our popular culture; its tone sometimes violent and obscene, rapprop carries the deep imprint of oldprop. Although it has not yet led its racial, ethnic, and youthful segment of a generation to the promised land, its vernacular will continue to tell it like it is. Its tone, form, content, and instrumentation nonetheless have expanded the dialogue between the races as a newprop of inclusion.